Document, 1779 November 05

Title:
Document, 1779 November 05
Library Location:
Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Columbia University
Browse Location’s Digital Content
Name:
Huntington, Samuel, 1731-1796; Jay, John, 1745-1829
Format:
correspondence
Digital Project:
Papers of John Jay
Date:
1779 November 05
Note:
The entire content of the original has been digitized.
Physical Description:
3
Subjects:
United States--History--Revolution, 1775-1783; Jay, John, 1745-1829
Summary:
Sends news that British evacuated Newport, Rhode Island on October 25th, leaving considerable stores behind them. Assumes Jay heard that enemy evacuated Stoney Point and Verplanck's Point, before he embarked.
Identifier:
columbia.jay.07688

Document, 1779 November 05